Oct 22, 2012 4:00am PDT
manager john farrell by trading infielder mike aviles to the blue jays to bring their former pitching coach back to fenway park. this is only the seventh time in major league history that a team has traded for a manager. >>> and just ahead, a new baby for adele. new details about the filming of "hangover 3." >>> plus, an 11-year-old texan makes history. you're watching "early today." >>> welcome back. the big headline is the first big storm in central california. a lot of rain in sacramento and snow at the high elevations, especially about 5,000 feet. the worst of it is today as far as the heavy rain goes. maybe thunderstorms to the north. this will linger through tomorrow. many of the same spots will deal with hit and miss showers tomorrow, too. >>> let's take a look at entertainment news. "paranormal activity 4" pulled in a lower than expected $30.2 million this weekend. filming for "the hangover 3" caused headaches for driving after closing highways. and adele and her new boyfriend reportedly have a new bundle of joy after she gave birth to a baby boy. >>> this weekend, "snl" poked
Oct 5, 2012 2:30am PDT
, the red sox are looking at blue jays manager john farrell as valentine's successor. he served as the pitching coach from 2006 to 2010. >>> coming up at the top of the hour, a day after his lackluster debate performance, president obama holds a rock star rally for 30,000 fans in wisconsin. this as mitt romney tries to turn a single night's work into a turning point in the election. we'll discuss it all. >>> when we come back here, we'll huddle around the water cooler to watch stephen colbert celebrate mitt romney's debate win with a big old studio rave. "way too early" coming right back. [ female announcer ] ready for a taste of what's hot? check out the latest collection of snacks from lean cuisine. creamy spinach artichoke dip, crispy garlic chicken spring rolls. they're this season's must-have accessory. lean cuisine. be culinary chic. >>> we told you the top of the show that the fight over tax plans has become a central issue in the presidential campaign in part because of the looming fiscal cliff that faces the country at the end of this year. that includes an expiration o
Oct 22, 2012 4:30am EDT
farrell by trading mike aviles to the blue jays to bring their former pitching coach back to fenway park. this is only the seventh time in major league history that a team has traded for a manager. >>> and just ahead, a new baby for adele. new details about the filming of "hangover 3." >>> plus, an 11-year-old texan makes history. you're watching "early today." >>> welcome back to "early today." hope you had a wonderful weekend. maybe some umbrellas needed around chicago, illinois. maybe st. louis and southern portions of michigan today. but also anywhere in the northern rockies, some stormy weather. as far as the east coast and the southern half of the country goes, what a beautiful day today. even as we go into tomorrow, not a lot changes. it will be a little damp out there in a few spots, especially the northern half of the country hit and miss, but texas at 80, kansas city at 83 tomorrow. a very warm start to this week. won't stay that way, though. end of the week looks colder. >> thanks, bill. >>> time now for entertainment news. "paranormal activity 4" pulled in a lower than expect
Oct 22, 2012 2:00am PDT
have traded for their new manager. boston got toronto manager john farrell by trading mike aviles to the blue jays to bring their former pitching coach back to fenway park. this is only the seventh time in major league history that a team has traded for a manager. >>> for another look at the weather, here is nbc meteorologist bill karins with the weather center forecast. >> that's crazy, a manager for a player. >> i know. seventh time it's ever happened. >> i follow baseball closely. i never heard of that. you taught me something. good morning, once again. if you're joining us, it's a quiet morning. light jacket needed in new england. temperatures in the 40s and 50s. what a great weekend after a rainy friday. saturday and sunday turned out nice. the leaves pretty much at their peak in many, many areas. today's forecast, the leaves will look great once again today with temperatures soaring into the 60s, near 70 in washington, d.c. what a week it will be for the mid-atlantic. the cold air doesn't get here until sunday of this week. 70s all week long with possible 80s on wednesday. t
Oct 4, 2012 2:35am EDT
that handle. >> reporter: jonathan karl, abc news. >> the strategery. >> oh, that was will farrell doing bush. dana carvey doing the first push. tina fey, went through the roof after sarah palin. so many memorable moments. and there -- look at that. >> can i call you ron? >> ha-ha. >> well done. i like that. more from abc coming up next. god bless america. >> announcer: this is abc's "world news now," informing insomniacs for two decades.
Oct 4, 2012 1:40am PDT
. >> you got to jiggle it. >> oh. the strategiry. >> oh, that was will farrell doing bush. dana carvey doing the first push. tina fey, went through the roof after sarah palin. so many memorable moments. and there -- >>> this morning on "world news now" -- a spin cycle. both sides go into full post-debate spin mode after the first presidential face-off. >> jobs, health care and the economy taking center stage in denver. it is thursday, october 4th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." >>> good thursday morning, everybody. i'm rob nelson. >> give us a second. >> yeah. the large pizza. >> okay. i am paula faris. we'll go live to denver in a moment to see how analysts and voters are scoring the debate. >>> also ahead, back in business, american airlines says its fleet of 757s is good to go after being checked for the loose seat problem that caused trouble on three flights. >> good to know. also progress on the dispute with the labor union as well. hopefully progress there. >>> also later in this half hour, a bumper crop on chicago's south side. two football field's worth
Oct 22, 2012 7:00am EDT
. >> tony, questions whether he should been to. >> will farrell, i wasn't sure. making people laugh, i wasn't sure right there. >> he's got that curly head of air. >> all right. good. >>> i'm happy about it. >> i'm happy, i'm fine with all of of it. >> it's going to be cool for the next hour too. now the sun's out, we're in for a nice warm-up. highs in the low 70s, few degrees warmer than yesterday. >> i like it it. >> you're going to love the next couple of days, 49 in washington, 37 gathersburg. it's a little bit milder out to the west, chicago 51, that's indicating camps in the 50s with the green there. those will slip in later tonight. the trend will be to warm up the atmosphere in he next couple days. eventually topping out with temperatures near 80 by wednesday. so something to look forward to. quiet weather pattern, high pressure's going to keep things on the sunny side here for the next several days, and in fact, i don't think our next chance arrives until next weekend. we have several quiet days on top here as we're going to be featuring some, you know, great october weather here.
Oct 24, 2012 3:00am PDT
for the tigers. >> stat geek. >> to boston, yesterday john farrell spent the last two seasons as blue jays' manager, and he took that same job with the red sox yesterday. he'll be the manager in fenway agreeing to a three-year deal to become the 46th manager in red sox history. but it was boston's former manager, bobby v., bobby valentine, who found himself back in the headlines last night. in an interview with bob costas on the nbc sports network, valentine used his first public comments since the day he was fired to call out david ortiz who valentine says chose to miss playing time not because of an injury but because he knew the team was out of playoff contention. >> david ortiz came back after, you know, spending six weeks on a disabled list, we thought it was going to be only a week, and he got two hits the first two times up, drove in a couple runs. we were off to the races. and then he realized that, you know, this trade meant that we're not going to run this race. we're not even going to finish the race properly. and he decided no the to play anymore. and i think at that time, you